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Router that anonymises internet activity raises $300,000 on Kickstarter

An internet router that aims to anonymise online activity had raised over $300,000 Tuesday, after less than 48 hours on the Kickstarter fundraising site.<p>Anonabox, a 2.4in by 1.6in router, directs internet data that connects to it by ethernet or Wi-Fi through the Tor network, software designed to …

The coming battery boom will need better software, sensors & data

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Lithium-ion batteries have become the power backbone for our always-on gadgets, laptops and cell phones. Now, thanks to Tesla …

Rookie may just be an ideal replacement for your iPhone's built-in camera app

If you’re the type of iPhoneographer who loves to shoot but hates toggling between apps to get your photo looking just right, JellyBus Rookie, a new universal iOS app will cover all the bases.<p>Rookie first presents itself as a shooting app, though you can easily import any photo from your camera …

Mophie Space Pack review: An iPhone battery case that also increases your storage

Advertisement<p>10 Comments<p>Credit: Alex Colon<p>I love my iPhone 5s(s aapl), but it has a couple of irksome qualities. For instance: I can usually make it …

The American cable industry’s cunning plan to save itself: Make TV work like it should

People don’t tend to say nice things about their cable box. But listen to this: “I have an X1, the Comcast box, at home. It’s got apps and I listen to Pandora on it…. [It’s] a great product.”<p>That rare bit of praise for America’s biggest cable company comes from Netflix CEO Reed Hastings, speaking …

Time Warner Cable will let you junk your set-top box next year

Time Warner Cable customers, if you've ever dreamed of chucking your set-top box, that vision is on track to becoming reality soon.<p>Chief Operating Officer Robert Marcus, who will become the cable company's chief executive next year, said at a conference Wednesday that Time Warner Cable should, …

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Instagram Will Get Video On June 20

We’ve been working on getting more details on a press event that Facebook is having this week. Earlier, we wrote it could launch a news-reading app, but we have since heard more details that point to something else entirely. On June 20, a source says Facebook will unveil that Instagram, its popular …

Google Glass video shows how the device can be used in everyday life

A new Google Glass video shows you how the device can be successfully used in everyday life, giving you answers in situations you come across in various moments.<p>The video shows Googlers testing the device with various searches, some of them very funny, and putting Google’s search capabilities, and …

Now Intel Wants To Become Your Cable TV Provider

But Intel has yet to close any programming deals, said the sources, who requested anonymity because they were not authorized to comment.<p>CBS, News Corp and Viacom have reached agreements with Intel on certain details over how their content would be distributed on the service the chipmaker plans to …

Televisions

Gigaom | Why big media is buying YouTube stars — and who could be next

Advertisement<p>It’s been clear for a while now that big media brands are taking web video seriously, but how to get organic traction within the space …

Mad genius Rickrolls and crashes Vine with full-length music video embed

Web developer Will Smidlein managed to bypass the six-second upload limit on Vine today, inserting the entirety of Rick Astley's immortal "Never Gonna Give You Up" into a post that was ultimately taken down by Twitter. "I think I broke Vine," Smidlein tweeted, along with the full embed of the song. …

Google Strips First Glass Porn App, Bans Adult Content on Its Connected Glasses

The first pornography app for Google Glass has launched, though not for long.<p>This morning MiKandi, a developer of adult content apps, released "T*** …